ManTech Awarded $71 Million for Technology Transformation in Maritime Patrol and Reconnaissance Aircraft
HERNDON, Va., Aug. 02, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- ManTech (Nasdaq: MANT) today announced a four-year $71 million task order awarded by the U.S. Air Force Installation Contracting Agency (AFICA) under the DoD Information Analysis Center’s (DoD IAC) Defense Systems Technical Area Task (DS TAT) Multi-Award Contract (MAC). Under this award, ManTech will provide a major technology modernization initiative to transform mission systems in manned U.S. Navy maritime patrol and reconnaissance aircraft for Naval Surface Warfare Center (NSWC) Crane Division on behalf of the Naval Air Systems Command (NAVAIR) PMA 290.
ManTech will replace legacy systems with state-of-the-art technology solutions in P-3C Orion and P-8A Poseidon aircraft widely used in anti-submarine and anti-surface electronic warfare, intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance (ISR), and survivability missions. The scope of this program includes quick-reaction and engineering analyses for total lifecycle management, and the logistical support essential to serving operational requirements.
“ManTech’s commitment to developing and deploying advanced technology solutions for these unique ISR and electronic warfare systems demonstrates how we’re bringing digital to the mission in ways that solve our customer’s toughest challenges,” said Kevin M. Phillips, President and CEO of ManTech. “When it comes to supporting programs that deliver critical intelligence for our armed forces, America’s military turns to ManTech.”
About DoD IAC ProgramThe DoD IAC program operates as a part of Defense Technical Information Center and provides technical data management and research support for DoD and federal government users. Established in the 1940s, the IAC program serves the DoD science & technology (S&T) and acquisition communities to drive innovation and technological developments by enhancing collaboration through integrated scientific and technical information development and dissemination for the DoD and broader S&T community.
About ManTechManTech provides mission-focused technology solutions and services for U.S. defense, intelligence community and federal civilian agencies. Now in our 50th year, we excel in full-spectrum cyber, data collection & analytics, enterprise IT, systems and software engineering solutions that support national and homeland security. Additional information on ManTech can be found at www.mantech.com.
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